Major League Baseball took Bryce Harper’s Opening Day jersey and auctioned it off. Harper was none too pleased that he’d lost a keepsake:
— Bryce Harper (@Bharper3407) April 18, 2013
He later tweeted that he hoped the proceeds went to charity. DC Sports Bog spoke to MLB about it and it turns out that, yes, the proceeds do go to charity, so hopefully he’s feeling better about it now.
(h/t to NatsLady, who has supplied me with two Nats-related stories today. Almost feel bad for trolling her about Strasburg’s shutdown last year. Almost).